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Death and taxes: A survey of income tax issues for decedents and their families
Edward A. Morse, Death and Taxes: A Survey of Income Tax Issues for Decedents and Their Families, in 2016 Advanced Estate Planning Institute (Neb. Continuing Legal Educ. ed., 2016).
Federal preemption of state revocation by divorce
Ronald R. Volkmer, Federal Preemption of State Revocation by Divorce Statute, Est. Plan., Apr. 2012, at 43.
Couple of cases on spousal will contracts
Ronald R. Volkmer, Couple of Cases on Spousal Will Contracts, Est. Plan., Sept. 2014, at 30.
Changing the estate planning malpractice landscape: Applying the constructive trust to cure testamentary mistake
Victoria J. Haneman, Changing the Estate Planning Malpractice Landscape: Applying the Constructive Trust to Cure Testamentary Mistake, 80 UMKC L. Rev. 91 (2011).
A statistical compilation of malpractice claims released by the American Bar Association in 2008 demonstrates that estate planning cases constitute almost 10% of all actions filed. An estate planning client is uniquely ...
120 hours until the consistent treatment of simultaneous death under the California probate code
Victoria J. Haneman & Jennifer M. Booth, 120 Hours Until the Consistent Treatment of Simultaneous Death Under the California Probate Code, 34 Nova L. Rev. 449 (2010).
The issue of simultaneous death arises when there is insufficient evidence that two individuals died other than simultaneously. In the case of closely proximate deaths, devolution of the estate depends upon the order of ...
Continuing saga of the status of no-contest clauses
Ronald R. Volkmer, The Continuing Saga of the Status of No-Contest Clauses, Est. Plan., Mar. 2010, at 45.
Beneficiary restriction' clause in trust is upheld on appeal
Ronald R. Volkmer, 'Beneficiary Restriction' Clause in Trust Is Upheld on Appeal, Est. Plan., Jan. 2010, at 45.
Some courts are hesitant to make trust modifications
Ronald R. Volkmer, Some Courts Are Hesitant to Make Trust Modifications, Est. Plan., Nov. 2010, at 42.
Rebutting the joint account presumption of survivorship
Ronald R. Volkmer, Rebutting the Joint Account Presumption of Survivorship, Est. Plan., July 2010, at 42.
Controversy over the validity of a self-settled trust
Ronald R. Volkmer, Controversy over the Validity of a Self-Settled Trust, Est. Plan., Jan. 2014, at 43.